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Noun1.Caranx - type genus of the CarangidaeCaranx - type genus of the Carangidae  
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Carangidae, family Carangidae - large family of narrow-bodied marine food fishes with widely forked tails; chiefly of warm seas
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First occurrence of a Pacific Crevalle Jack, Caranx caninus, north of San Diego, California.
Caranx hippos = Caranx crysos (Mitchill): Blue Runner; p.
The cojinua, Caranx caballus, is considered by Panamanians as the "fish of the poor"; however, it is under high fishing pressure and catch per unit effort suggests overfishing (Mair et al.
Some of the species that have been smoked on trial basis include the popular fish species like Caranx, Siganids, Pomadysis and Barracudas, Lethrinidae, Lutjanidae among others with good response from the communities who have shown great preference in taste and acceptability [3].
In Brazil, two Bucephalus species are reported: Bucephalus solitarius Kohn, 1968 in Caranx crysos (Mitchill, 1815), and Bucephalus margaritae Ozaki et Ishibashi, 1934, registered in ten fish species (KOHN et al.
Kuwe Great trevally, Caranx 4,111 Dusky jack sexfasciatus 16.
Sprat or bristling Caranx sexfasciatus Trevally Allothunnus fallai, Auxis spp.
Observation on the natural spawning of Alectis indicus (Ruppell) and Caranx ignobilis (Forsk.
For this species, these results point to a social aspect to these aggregations, and sociality may also be involved in the recruitment of ether species, particularly the schooling fishes Caranx spp.